hunting gear

Bone Bracket

Live from SHOT 2014: Bone Bracket Makes Mounting Antlers Easier

Have some deer antlers lying around that you’ve thought about mounting, but maybe in a nontraditional way? SkullHooker’s new Bone Bracket mounting system is pretty cool because you don’t have to have the entire skull or other traditional mount sizes. All you need is the skull plate, with antlers still attached, of course, to...

Deer hunter Nicole Mcclain wears the Huntworth camo hoodie with her Rottweiler Mog

Nicole McClain: Best Deer Hunting Gear Includes These 5 Items

Some choices are easier than others. (Hopefully choosing between ‘ladies’ or ‘gents’ is one of the easier decisions for you to make.) Choosing the best hunting gear like scent eliminator, clothing, or a deer call can be a little more complicated, especially for the fresh new hunter. Here are five products you can use...

Magnum Scrape Dripper

Don’t Overlook Late Season Info With Cameras, Scents

Our season is rockin’ along in Alabama with a little more than a month to go before hitting peak rut in much of the southern part of the state. One of the tracts I hunt is mostly hardwoods with rocky terrain. A couple of bedding areas, some nearby open fields on neighbors’ lands and...

Tinks NoFreeze Buck Lure

Yes, More Cool Deer Hunting Stuff From Tink’s

Tink’s has several new products for 2014 including a few new Hot Shot Mists and the #69 No-Freeze Doe-In-Rut Buck Lure for use in colder climates. The Hot Shot attractants come in a specially designed spray container with an internal bag separating the attractant from the pressurizing agent. You get 100 percent, uncontaminated product...

Stinky Shoes

If Scent Killer Gold Works on These Dogs, Well …

I ran across this photo I’d taken back in summer when it felt like a sauna here in the Southeast and I was doing some midday jogging four or five days a week. These poor shoes … man, you couldn’t believe how downright funky they got after a few weeks of road work. My...

Mathews Zebra Trophy Strings

New Mathews Zebra Trophy Strings Coming in 2014

Available in 34 colors, and with the ability to change the change out the string, cable and serving wrap colors individually, the new Mathews strings are their best ever, and will look great on your bow. Here’s what Mathews had to say: Mathews 2014 Zebra Trophy Strings The latest in bowstring technology, Zebra Trophy...

Muffs

Do You Use Protection When You’re in the Woods?

If you’ve ever been hunting and was poked in the eye by a tree limb or had someone shoot a gun too closely to your ears, you likely thought twice about going out again without some kind of protection. I’m 47 years old. Using hearing and eye protection when I was a kid wasn’t...